ICSU GeoUnions Steering Committee

Chair

Vice Chair

Alik ISMAIL-ZADEH (IUGG)

Allan ASHWORTH (INQUA)


ICSU Executive Board Member (GeoUnions Cluster Liaison)

Orhan ALTAN (ISPRS)


International Astronomical Union (IAU), 2015-2019

President
Silvia TORRES-PEIMBERT

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de
Mexico (UNAM),
Instituto de Astronomía, Circuito exterior s/n, Ciudad Universitaria
Mexico DF 04510, MEXICO
Tel: +52 55 5622 3945
Fax: +52 55 5622 3945

Secretary General
Piero BENVENUTI

University of Padua
Dept. Physics and Astronomy
"G. Galilei"
Vicolo dell'Osservatorio, 3
35122 Padova, ITALY
Tel: +39 3280117563

President-Elect
Ewine F. van DISHOECK

Leiden University
Leiden Obsevatory
PO Box 9513
2300 RA Leiden,
THE NETHERLANDS
Tel: +31 71 527 58 14
Fax: +31 71 527 58 19

International Cartographic Association (ICA), 2015-2019

President
Menno-Jan KRAAK

Dept. Geo-Information Processing,
Faculty of Geoinformation Science and Earth Observation
University of Twente
PO Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede,
The NETHERLANDS
Tel: +31 53 4874463

Secretary-General and Treasurer
László ZENTAI

Dept. Cartography and Geoinformatics
Eötvös University
Pázmány Péter sétány 1/A
H-1117 Budapest HUNGARY
Tel: +36 1 3722975
Fax: +36 1 3722951

Past President
Georg GARTNER

Inst. Geoinformation and Cartography,
Vienna University of Technology
Erzherzog Johann Platz 1
1040 Vienna, AUSTRIA
Tel: +43 1 58801 12611
Fax : +43 1 58801 912611

International Geographical Union (IGU), 2016-2020

President
Yukio HIMIYAMA

Emeritus Professor, Hokkaido University
of Education, and Council Member,
Science Council of Japan
Tel: +81 (0)80 5599 2930

Secretary-General and Treasurer
Michael MEADOWS

Department of Environmental and Geographical
Sciences, University of Cape Town,
Private Bag X3, Rondebosch 7701,
SOUTH AFRICA
Tel: 021- 6502873

Past President
Vladimir KOLOSSOV

Institute of Geography
Russian Academy of Sciences
Staromonetny per., 29
Moscow 10917, RUSSIA
Tel: +7 (495) 959-0029
Fax: +7 (495) 959-0033

International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA), 2015-2019

President
Allan ASHWORTH

Department of Geosciences
North Dakota State University
Fargo, ND 58108, USA
Tel: +1 701 2317919

Secretary General
Brian CHASE

Institut des Sciences de l'Evolution-Montpellier
Département Paléonvironnements
Bat.22, CC061, Place Eugéne Bataillon
34095 Montpellier, FRANCE
Tel: +33 (0) 4 67 14 49 03

Past President
Margaret AVERY

Natural History Department,
IzikoSouth AfricanMuseum
PO Box 61, Cape Town 8000
SOUTH AFRICA
Tel/Fax: +27 (0) 21 4656455
Mobile: +27 (0) 83 4410027

International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), 2016-2020

President
Christian HEIPKE

Leibniz University Hannover
Institute of Photogrammetry
and GeoInformation
Nienburger Str. 1
D-30167 Hannover
GERMANY
Tel: +49 511 7622482

Secretary General
Lena HALOUNOVÁ

Czech Technical University
Faculty of Civil Engineering
RS Laboratory
Thákurova 7
166 29 Prague 6
CZECH REPUBLIC
Tel: +420 22435 4952

First Vice President
Chen JUN

National Geomatics Centre of China
28 Lianhuachixi Road
Haidian District
Beijing 100830
PR CHINA
Tel: +86 10 63881102

International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG), 2015-2019

President
Michael G. SIDERIS

Department of Geomatics Engineering
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive N.W.
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
CANADA
Tel: 1 403 220 4985
Fax: 1 403 284 1980

Secretary General
Alik ISMAIL-ZADEH

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Institute of Applied Geosciences
Adenauerring 20b, Geb. 50.40
Karlsruhe 76131
GERMANY
Tel: +49-721-6084 4610
Fax: +49-721-71173

Past President
Harsh GUPTA

National Geophysical Research Institute,
Hyderabad-500 007
INDIA

International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS), 2016-2020

President
Qiuming CHENG

Department of Earth and Space Science
and Engineering, Department of
Geography, York University,
4700 Keele St, Toronto, Ontario
M3J1P3, CANADA
Tel: +1-416 7365245

Secretary General
Stanley C.FINNEY

Department of Geological Sciences
California State University
Long Beach, CA 90840 USA

Treasurer
Hiroshi KITAZATO

Natsushima-cho 2-15
Yokosuka 237-0061
JAPAN
Tel: +81-46-867-9767

International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS), 2016-2018

President
Rattan LAL

The Ohio State University
School of Environment and Natural Resources
422B Kottman Hall
2021 Coffey Rd.,
Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Tel: +1-614-292 9069

President Elect
Takashi KOSAKI

Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences
Tokyo Metropolitan University
1-1 Minami-Osawa, Hachioji
Tokyo 192-0397
Japan
Tel: +81-42-677-2623

Secretary
Sigbert HUBER

IUSS Secretariat
Umweltbundesamt
Spittelauer Lände 5
1090 Vienna, AUSTRIA
Tel: +43 1 313 04 3670
Mobile: +43 664 80013 3670
Fax: +43 1 313 04 3533

International Union of Radio Science (URSI), 2014-2017

President
Paul CANNON

School of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering
Gisbert Kapp Building
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham, B15 2TT
UK
Tel: +44 (0) 7990 564772
Tel(2): +44 (0) 121 414 4323

Secretary General
Paul LAGASSE

The URSI Secretariat
c/o Ghent University (INTEC)
Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 41
B-9000 Ghent
BELGIUM
Tel: +32 92643320
Fax: +32 9 2644288

Past President
PHIL WILKINSON

IPS Radio and Space Services
Bureau of Meteorology
Dept. Sustainability, Environment, Water,
Population and Communities
PO Box 1386
Haymarket NSW 1240
AUSTRALIA
Tel: +612 9213 8001
Fax: +612 9213 8060